The Luxembourg Government became the first European country to express serious interest in the potentially lucrative business of asteroid mining on Wednesday. Some have gone so far as to say that asteroid mining could grow to becomeShow More Summary
The tiny European country will be investing in research and building a regulatory framework to help make a futuristic industry — the extraction of minerals from objects in space — a reality.
AntiFur is traversing GROUND. Not all this hardvapour is locked in an Eastern European warehouse rave. Or found in a space zombie horde.
AntiFur is traversing GROUND. Not all this hardvapour is locked in an Eastern European warehouse rave. Or found in a space zombie horde. Thus, as proof, Krokodil Hunter kicks in the door with ??????????? ??????? as hardvapour swirls around the silhouette of a figure reminiscent of Predator. Show More Summary
The European Space Agency just launched the first node in a new satellite network that could help first responders on Earth. Video provided by Newsy
BERLIN (AP) — The European Space Agency says a new laser terminal has been launched into orbit as part of wider efforts to develop Europe's first optical communications network, a system able to monitor natural disasters and other catastrophes.
European scientists have collected tiny mushrooms growing in Antarctic rocks and sent them to the International Space Station.
Russian Federal Space Agency will launch a Russian Proton-M carrier rocket with the European Eutelsat 9B communications satellite this Saturday.
This planet’s aurora are a spectacular sight, but you’ve probably never seen them quite like this. You’re looking at a view of them as seen by the European Space Agency’s Integral space observatory, which captured how they look as an X-ray. More »
European scientists have gathered tiny fungi that take shelter in Antarctic rocks and sent them to the International Space Station. After 18 months on board in conditions similar to those on Mars, more than 60% of their cells remained intact, with stable DNA. Show More Summary
If this satellite looks a little lonely, that’s because it is. It’s positioned inside the European Space Agency’s Maxwell chamber —which blocks out all electromagnetic radiation and silences every sound. Good preparation for space, then. Read more...
The European Space Agency (ESA) has just released this unusual shot of a spacecraft’s undercarriage. You can look directly into the thruster nozzles an ESA service module for NASA’s Orion spacecraft! Read more...
This planet’s aurora are a spectacular sight, but you’ve probably never seen them quite like this. You’re looking at a view of them as seen by the European Space Agency’s Integral space observatory, which captured how they look as an X-ray. Read more...
After being awarded a commercial resupply contract from NASA, Dream Chaser solidifies its ties with the European Space Agency.
The European Space Agency craft designed to map a billion stars in the Milky Way has also been keeping an eye out for everyone's favourite dwarf planet
By Shinichi Saoshiro TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks gained early on Friday, after the markets were given some breathing space when the European Central Bank hinted of more monetary policy easing, while crude oil extended an overnight rally. Show More Summary
British astronaut Tim Peak explains “How to use the loo” on the International Space Station in a video released by the European Space Agency. Because people seem endlessly fascinated by going to the bathroom in space, Peak is not the first astronaut to answer this question and he likely won’t be the last. NASA astronaut Sunita […]
Russia's space agency Roscosmos has approved the postponement of the launch of a Proton-M carrier rocket with the European Eutelsat 9B communications satellite until January 30 due to weather-related logistical issues, the United Rocket and Space Corporation (URSC) said Thursday.
Commemorating one month since British astronaut Tim Peake launched into space, the European Space Agency uploaded a cool time lapse showing the preparation and liftoff of the massive rocket. Launched along with Peake were NASA astronaut Tim Kopra and cosmonaut Yuri Malenchenko. See the Soyuz TMA-19M spacecraft and rocket being rolled out to the launchpad [...]Show More Summary
It may look like an artistic experiment in geometry that you could find on Etsy, but this is in fact a new satellite antenna developed by the European Space Agency. Read more...